In Michael Leahy’s presentation, “Porn Nation: The Naked Truth,” he told students at the University of New Hampshire, “Porn is the 800-pound gorilla in the room that nobody’s talking about. I want everyone to see the truth of what’s going on.” Let’s continue our look at how some University students have critiqued Michael Leahy’s controversial “Porn Nation” talk. As always, I’d love to hear anyone else’s comments.
Penns Valley Community Church is getting serious about helping men and families find accountability when surfing the Internet. The elders at Penns Valley announced they will subsidize the cost of a subscription for anyone at their church wanting to have Covenant Eyes accountability software on their computer. Penns Valley wants to take away any obstacle or excuse that someone might have against getting accountability software. Ryan Booz, the director of Penns Valley Men’s Ministry gave a stirring testimony at the church in April. He told the story of past pornography addiction and how it almost cost him his marriage. You … Continue reading →
As well-attended as Michael Leahy’s “Porn Nation” campus presentations have been, not everyone agrees with Leahy’s message (argumentative college students, imagine that). I thought I would give some highlights for our readers about specific rebuttals Leahy has received (as well as toss in my own two cents as a former campus minister). Of course I can’t defend Leahy on everything. While I have read his testimony and seen video footage of his talks, I can’t presume that Leahy has done and said everything “right” on every campus. But I deeply respect Leahy’s perspective and his bravery. I hope that he gets the … Continue reading →
Meet Michael Leahy, former sex/porn addict and author of the new book, Porn Nation. Porn Nation is more than the title of a new anti-pornography book. It is also the title of Michael Leahy’s controversial presentation he has given across the country at over 200 college campuses in front of more than 100,000 students. That’s right—thousands of students have packed out college auditoriums to hear Michael Leahy’s testimony about how pornography nearly ruined his life. (Check out the promo video for his campus tour.) I did a quick Google search for “Porn Nation” to see what might come up. After … Continue reading →
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